An even richer blue than the original species, plus all the delights of its parent. Large flowers of blue-violet (the original is purple-violet) with white eyes and deep purple veins. Later flowering than most blue Cranesbills, coming into brilliant bloom in later summer and autumn. Vivid autumn flame foliage colours. Spring foliage is deep pink, then mature summer leaves colour olive and brown.
– Height with flowers: 40cm approx.
– Width: 40cm approx.
– Position: Full sun, can tolerate Partial shade.
– Soil: Well drained, Will enjoy most soils as long as it isn’t frequently wet.
– Fragrance: Scented foliage.
– Frost: Hardy
– Growth: Perennial.
– Attracts: Another pollinator friendly plant, attracting birds, bees and other beneficial insects to the garden.
– Care: Prefers deep watering and drying out between waters (avoid over-head).
– Deer & Rabbit resistant: Geraniums have a slight scent that smells nice to us but isn’t appetising to deer or rabbits.